Everybody Reads Week

Monday May 17th - Friday May 21st

Family Book Club

All the Way to the Top

Reading by Dawnica Conyette

The biography of Jennifer Keelan-Chaffins, a little girl whose involvement in the Disability Rights movement helped pass the law that allows people with disabilities to go to their local schools, take public transportation, and have access to all buildings.

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Afterschool Programs

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Everybody Reads Week Monday May 17th – Friday May 21st

From The PS 87 Library Everybody Reads Week (ERW) is PS 87’s annual literary celebration. Invited guests talk with children about their favorite books, their love of reading and writing and the books they have written, illustrated or published. Once again, this year’s guests will visit Virtually. Zoom links will be emailed. During Everybody Reads…

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PS87 Backpack News: April 19, 2021

Reminder- New COVID-19 School Closure Policy The DOE has updated its school closure policy regarding Covid-19 cases. The attached letter from Chancellor Porter details the changes. Please read: Update for Families April 9, 2021.pdf. Get your Fun Under the Sun Tickets Now! PS87’s biggest fundraising event of the year is just around the corner. Join…

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PS87 Backpack News: April 12, 2021

Dear Families, April’s book of the month is a follow-up to November’s book Tomorrow I’ll Be Brave by Jessica Hische. This month’s book is entitled Tomorrow I’ll Be Kind.  Hische describes these books as being “two sides to the same coin. First you have to take care of and encourage yourself, and then you can…

It’s Book Fair Time!

Come and join us for the one and only LIVE fundraiser of the year! WHEN: Friday, May 7, 1pm-5pm            Saturday, May 8, 10am-5pm            Raindate: May 21-22 same hours WHERE: PS 87 Kindergarten Yard (77th Street between Columbus and Amsterdam) WHO: PS 87 Families and all of our UWS neighbors If you can’t make it, don’t…

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PS87 PA: Board Meeting Minutes 3/10/21

General Board Meeting Minutes Wednesday, 3/10/2021  7:00-8:44 pm Type of Meeting: General Board Meeting https://zoom.us/j/4306429855?pwd=eG9uZlVRTk10WGpwbkM0QVdlWUhCUT09 Important Dates:  April Exec PA Meeting- April 7 at 7pm April General PA Meeting- April 14 at 9:30am Meeting Facilitators: PA Presidents  Board Members: Angie Arlia, Rita Kakati-Shah, Kim Haussman, Stacey Shapiro, Ian Wildenborg, Sara Loya, Carrie Weinrib, Marissa Curry,…

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PS87 PA: Board Meeting Minutes 2/10/21

General Board Meeting Minutes Wednesday, 2/10/2021  6:00 – 6:57 pm Type of Meeting: General Board Meeting Important Dates:  March Exec PA Meeting- March 3rd at 7pm March General PA Meeting- March 10th at 6pm Meeting Facilitators: PA Presidents  Board Members: Angie Arlia, Rita Kakati-Shah, Kim Haussman, Stacey Shapiro, Ian Wildenborg, Sara Loya, Carrie Weinrib, Marissa…

May 2021

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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  • Family Book Group
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  • Executive PA Meeting
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  • Scholastic Spring Book Fair
  • Margaret's Garden Meet Up after Drop Off
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  • Scholastic Spring Book Fair
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  • General PA Meeting
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  • Eid Al-Fitr, schools closed
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  • Memorial Day, schools closed

May 17, 2021
May 31, 2021
June 2, 2021
June 3, 2021
  • Anniversary Day. Chancellor’s Conference Day for staff development. Students not in attendance.

    June 3, 2021

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June 7, 2021
June 8, 2021
  • Clerical Day for K­–5, K–6, 6–8, and K–12 and D75 schools and programs only; students in these schools do not attend. Students in 9–12 and 6–12 schools in Districts 1–32 are in attendance.

    June 8, 2021

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June 14, 2021

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